You have your opinion and I have mine. Do what you want with it, it's STILL a free country!I regard the consumer reviews and consumer surveys at Tire Rack, which generally have the characteristics that suggest that they are mostly the product of 'bots, to be all-but-worthless.
Brian, you stand on the shoulders of a giant. His name was Ettore Bugatti; yes, THE Bugatti, whose namesake automobiles are among the fastest in the world even in 2019. When it was observed that brakes were practically non-existent on his cars, Bugatti replied:
source URL: Ettore Bugatti Quotes
Fitting all-season tires to drive in the Houston weather that you describe suggests that you are Bugatti's spiritual landsman. :smile2: